October 2011 lab update

By Datalink

Greetings, Constant Reader. A short update on the Datalink Labs[1] equipment injections and build activities over the next month (to hopefully brighten your day):

New gear on the floor:
EMC VNXe and Isilon X200 in Atlanta

Ramping up and builds:
- Refreshed Datalink V-Scape™ in Santa Clara and Chicago

Other fourth quarter builds:
- VMware vCloud Director 1.5 [2]
Cloupia (virtual infrastructure orchestration)

Winding down:
- NetApp ONTAP 8.1 Early Access Program in Minneapolis

Quote for the day:
Everybody's a mad scientist, and life is their lab. We're all trying to experiment to find a way to live, to solve problems, to fend off madness and chaos.
- David Cronenberg

[1] Schedule an event today! Do it!

[2] This one is already done, actually. Want to see it?